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World's largest observation deck opens in Vegas

Four years in the making, what's being hailed as the world's largest observation wheel is now open to the public on the Las Vegas strip.

G.W. Bush impersonator fools church in Mississippi

Former president George W. Bush visited a church in Jones County, Mississippi. Or did he?

Teachers help disabled kindergartener race unassisted in NC

A six-year-old with cerebral palsy in New Bern, North Carolina is becoming quite an inspiration. Until recently, he needed a walker to get around. But he's making progress.

VIDEO: man punches woman in FL drive-thru

It's happened to all of us at some point, getting cut off at the drive-thru. But when it happened here at this winter haven's McDonald’s last night one woman couldn't steer clear of a bout of road rage.

FTC cracks down on $20 million telemarketing scam

  Federal regulators have stopped a major telemarketing scheme that they say scammed tens of thousands of elderly consumers out of more than $20 million.

Washington landslide: Families remember loved ones as death toll grows

With each passing day, the toll grows from a mountain that moved, a massive landslide that swallowed houses and trailers in Washington's Cascade Mountains.

Sailor so rich, he forgets about $100K yacht for 2 years

  It's one thing not to boast about your $100,000 yacht. It's another to be so rich, you actually forget you own one.

Worst U.S. cities for spring allergies

If you're cursing Mother Nature right now, we understand. The official start of spring was March 20, and yet signs of winter abound.

New GM recall affects 1.3 million cars

General Motors issued a new recall Monday affecting 1.3 million vehicles in the U.S. for a sudden loss of power steering.